Ralph Ellison's "Invisible Man": Invisibility, Race, and Homoeroticism from Frederick Douglass to E. Lynn Harris
- In memoriam: Ralph Ellison 1914-1994. Strout, Cushing // Sewanee Review;Spring95, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p295
Presents a critique of the works of American writer Ralph Ellison. Evaluation of Ellison's novel `Invisible Man'; Reasons for writing the novel; Comparison with Richard Wright's `Native Son'; Criticisms against Ellison's bias for the black population.
- Invisible ink? Larson, Charles R. // World & I;Mar97, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p246
Presents an overview of the author Ralph Ellison's life and work. Focus on the book `Flying Home and Other Stories'; Relationship between parents and children as presented in the Ellison's `Invisible Man'; Unpublished stories that chronicles Ellison's early literary development.
- Rooted in real life. West, Hollie I. // World & I;Mar97, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p253
Examines author Ralph Ellison's stories from the book `Flying Home and Other Stories' against the backdrop of his life. Ellison's fiction in the context of personal experiences the author shared with him during a series of interviews; Ellison's belief that one's biographical experiences were...
- Ellison and the Wright Stuff. // Wilson Quarterly;Spring2001, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p104
Reviews the article `The Birth of the Critic: The Literary Friendship of Ralph Ellison and Richard Wright,' by Lawrence P. Jackson, from the June 2000 issue of `American Literature.'
- Juneteenth (1999). // Columbia Guide to Contemporary African American Fiction;2005, p135
The article reviews the book "Juneteenth," by Ralph Ellison.
- Invisible Man. // Esquire;Mar2010, Vol. 153 Issue 3, p138
The article reviews the book "Invisible Man," by Ralph Ellison.
- Invisible Desires: Homoerotic Racism and its Homophobic Critique in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man. Kim, Daniel Y. // Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring97, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p309
Discourses on literary writer Ralph Ellison's work `Invisible Man.' Recording of feelings of rage and invisibility that are a consequence of living within a racist culture; Importance of Ellison's psychological account of white male racism; Presentation of character Emerson's interest in black...
- The Critical Response to Ralph Ellison. McSweeney, Kerry // African American Review;Winter2001, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p673
Reviews the book "The Critical Response to Ralph Ellison," edited by Robert J. Butler.
- Tempering race and nation: recent debates in diaspora identity. Kitson, Thomas J. // Research in African Literatures;Summer99, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p88
Suggests that writer Ralph Ellison's position on debates in diaspora identity is a simultaneous reaction to defensive affirmations of race in diaspora communities. Ambiguities of the role of alienation in identity problems of Africans; Examination of the need for African and African-American...